Word Wisdom Test #6

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Word Wisdom Test #6 - Quiz

Please choose the correct answer for the vocabulary word.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Exhale

    • A.

      To exercise

    • B.

      To be indoors

    • C.

      To breathe out

    • D.

      To exit

    Correct Answer
    C. To breathe out
    Explanation
    The word "exhale" refers to the action of breathing out. When we exhale, we release air from our lungs. This is the opposite of inhaling, where we take air into our lungs. Therefore, "to breathe out" is the correct answer as it accurately captures the meaning of the word "exhale".

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  • 2. 

    Fracture

    • A.

      A break or crack

    • B.

      Position

    • C.

      To color

    • D.

      To have pain

    Correct Answer
    A. A break or crack
    Explanation
    The word "fracture" is defined as a break or crack in something, typically referring to a bone. This means that when an object or a bone fractures, it experiences a break or crack in its structure. Therefore, the correct answer is "a break or crack".

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  • 3. 

    Complexion

    • A.

      An attitude

    • B.

      An apartment

    • C.

      Skin tone

    • D.

      Endurance

    Correct Answer
    C. Skin tone
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "skin tone". Complexion refers to the color and texture of a person's skin, specifically their face. It is commonly used to describe the overall appearance of someone's skin, including its color, smoothness, and clarity. Therefore, "skin tone" is the most appropriate choice as it directly relates to the definition of complexion.

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  • 4. 

    Vigor

    • A.

      To see venom

    • B.

      Relating to the body

    • C.

      To be sad

    • D.

      Strength

    Correct Answer
    D. Strength
    Explanation
    The word "vigor" is commonly used to describe physical or mental strength and vitality. It implies a high level of energy and power. Therefore, "strength" is the most suitable definition for "vigor" among the given options.

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  • 5. 

    Nausea

    • A.

      A sick feeling

    • B.

      To be happy

    • C.

      Attitude

    • D.

      To go to the sea

    Correct Answer
    A. A sick feeling
    Explanation
    The term "nausea" refers to a sick feeling or sensation of discomfort in the stomach, often accompanied by an urge to vomit. It is commonly associated with motion sickness, certain medications, pregnancy, or digestive disorders. The other options provided in the question, such as "to be happy," "attitude," or "to go to the sea," do not accurately define or relate to the term "nausea."

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  • 6. 

    Affliction

    • A.

      Math problem

    • B.

      Shyness

    • C.

      To flick someone

    • D.

      Pain or discomfort

    Correct Answer
    D. Pain or discomfort
    Explanation
    The term "affliction" refers to a condition or state of suffering, typically characterized by pain or discomfort. This aligns with the given answer of "pain or discomfort." Affliction is often used to describe physical or emotional distress, indicating that someone is experiencing some form of pain or discomfort. Therefore, the given answer accurately reflects the meaning of the term "affliction."

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  • 7. 

    Posture

    • A.

      Fencepost

    • B.

      To break

    • C.

      How a person holds or carries their body

    • D.

      To play outside

    Correct Answer
    C. How a person holds or carries their body
    Explanation
    The word "posture" refers to the position and alignment of the body while standing, sitting, or moving. It is about how a person holds or carries their body. The other options, such as "fencepost" and "to break", do not relate to the concept of posture. Similarly, "to play outside" is unrelated to the given word. Therefore, the correct answer is "how a person holds or carries their body".

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  • 8. 

    Physical

    • A.

      Having to do with plants

    • B.

      Having to do with the body

    • C.

      Having to do with the planets

    • D.

      Having to do with the brain

    Correct Answer
    B. Having to do with the body
    Explanation
    The term "physical" refers to something that is related to the body. It pertains to the tangible aspects of the human body, such as its structure, functions, and overall well-being. This term is often used to describe activities, exercises, or therapies that involve the body, such as physical fitness, physical therapy, or physical examination. It is distinct from concepts related to plants, planets, or the brain, which are not directly associated with the body.

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  • 9. 

    Stamina

    • A.

      Having to do with pain

    • B.

      To be shy

    • C.

      An attitude

    • D.

      The ability to endure

    Correct Answer
    D. The ability to endure
    Explanation
    Stamina refers to the ability to endure or sustain physical or mental effort for prolonged periods. It is the capacity to withstand fatigue, stress, or hardship and continue performing tasks or activities effectively. It is different from being shy, having an attitude, or being related to pain. Stamina is about resilience and perseverance, allowing individuals to push through challenges and maintain their performance levels.

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  • 10. 

    Invalid

    • A.

      A person unable to function without help

    • B.

      A person that is unable to be angry

    • C.

      A person that is shy

    • D.

      A person that is unable to fly

    Correct Answer
    A. A person unable to function without help
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "a person unable to function without help". This means that an invalid is someone who is incapable of carrying out daily tasks or activities without assistance or support from others. They may have physical or mental disabilities that prevent them from being independent and self-sufficient.

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